Office Information

  • Co-Chair, Recruiting Committee
  • Member, Inclusivity Committee
  • Chair, Women's Initiative

Biography – View PDF Bio

Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 2007
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Alabama: Northern, Middle, Southern
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 11th Circuit

Civic Involvement

  • Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation, Board of Directors

Distinctions

  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Commercial Litigation, 2021-2022
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Mid-South Rising Stars, General Litigation, 2014-2020
  • Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum – Class 2014
  • Future Leadership Forum, Birmingham Bar Association, Class of 2010
  • Leadership Council, University of Alabama, Class of 2010
  • Birmingham Business Journal
    • Best of the Bar, 2020
    • Rising Star of Law, 2019

Education & Honors

  • Cumberland School of Law, J.D., 2007
    • Assistant Justice, Moot Court Board
  • University of Georgia, B.A., Marketing, 2004
  • Clerkship, ​Honorable Judge Michael G. Graffeo, Circuit Judge, 10th Judicial Circuit, Alabama, June 2007-September 2008

Experience

  • Represent and defend insurance companies in complex litigation/class actions, extracontractual litigation, coverage and special investigations.
  • ​Obtained summary judgment for an insurer client in a breach of contract and bad faith case, involving alleged arson and fraud by the insured, affirmed in full by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals following oral argument.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Speaker, “Associate to Partner: Marketing Yourself,” Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, Young Lawyers Section CLE, July 22, 2020.